University of Minnesota
Immigration History Research Center
ihrc@umn.edu
612-625-4800


Immigration History Research Center.

The Immigration History Research Center and Archives share a mission to promote interdisciplinary research on migration, race, and ethnicity in the U.S. and the world; develop archives documenting immigrant and refugee experiences, especially in the U.S.; and support public programming and outreach efforts that connect U.S. immigration history research to contemporary issues and communities.

IHRC

Director's message

Global Race, Ethnicity, Migration seminars

IHRC at 50 Years: Tell Us Your Story!

Spotlight on Selected Sources

 

Conference Call for Papers

Immigrant America: New Immigration Histories from 1965 to 2015

 

Research Projects

The IHRC has many research projects. Learn more about our latest, Immigrant Stories:

News and Notices

  • Juhla: Celebrating 150 years of Finnish immigration to Minnesota

    Exhibit opening for "Juhla: Celebrating 150 years of Finnish immigration to Minnesota." The exhibit will feature items from the rich Finnish American holdings of the IHRC Archives. The opening reception also closes the symposium "From Emigration to Immigration: Historical and Contemporary Finland," which will be held on Thursday, October 30, 2014.
    More information and to RSVP.

    (Continue Reading)October 9th, 2014

IHRC Archives

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Archives

Finding aids are online guides to the collections in the IHRC Archives.

  • On site research? Register first in Room 219 Andersen Library.
  • Consultations with collection staff by appointment. IHRCA Hours

Digital Sources

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Search thousands of photographs, illustrations, texts, and other archival materials selected from the IHRCA's collections using the UMedia Archive.

  • On site research? Register first in Room 219 Andersen Library.
  • Consultations with collection staff by appointment. IHRCA Hours

Books

IHRCA's books are catalogued by the University of Minnesota Libraries and their bibliographic records are accessible in the online public access catalogue MNCAT.

  • On site research? Register first in Room 219 Andersen Library.
  • Consultations with collection staff by appointment. IHRCA Hours

Periodicals

  • On site research? Register first in Room 219 Andersen Library.
  • Consultations with collection staff by appointment. IHRCA Hours

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Events